August 2017

Laughs Guaranteed as Boardmore Theatre Launches 47th Season of Plays

The Boardmore Theatre is kicking off its 47th Season of Plays with lots of laughs as Canada, It’s Complicated hits the stage on September 16 at 7 pm in celebration of Canada’s 150th birthday.  Led by Mary Walsh (This Hour Has 22 Minutes), this traveling comedy show comes to life through some of Canada’s leading More »

CBU Professor connecting students in Nigeria to students from all over the world

Pictured: Starting sixth from left: Mr. Chinedu (bespectacled), R. Ajameh, Mr. Taiye Ozah, Chief Joseph Azagba, Dr. Princely Ifinedo and High Chief Jacob Egbuwe.   Students from Obodeti Secondary Commerical School in Emu-Obodeti, Delta State, Nigeria were pleased to receive the much-need computers for school work and recreational activities. Dr. Princely Ifinedo, originally from Nigeria, More »

CBU student gains insight into EnTOURpreneurship

Eleanor Sidley, a third-year Bachelor of Tourism and Hospitality Management (BTHM) student, is always looking for an opportunity to get involved. And that’s exactly what she will be doing August 13-15th. Eleanor was chosen among 50 other young adults across Canada to attend the Canadian EnTOURpreneurship Experience. She will have the opportunity to learn about More »

CBU Board extremely concerned and angered over unfair funding process

Cape Breton University officials said today that they will be seeking an immediate meeting with the Honourable Labi Kousoulis, Provincial Minister of Labour and Advanced Education, as well as Liberal MLA’s Geoff MacLellan and  and Derek Mombourquette, following revelations of last week’s Public Accounts committee concerning the provincial government’s financial bailout of Acadia University. Last More »